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A Sticky Situation

Playing fetch, chew toys, belly rubs, walks in the park and chewing on sticks… These might be a few of your dog’s favorite things but have you ever truly explored the latter? There’s several reasons why dogs enjoy chewing on sticks but it probably isn’t the safest activity for your four-legged friend. Puppies enjoy chewing

Color Blind Love

With February being the month of love, there is nothing better than sharing and spreading the love. Sadly though certain adoptables are overlooked not because of their breed, size or any factor other than the color of their coat. This phenomenon is known as Black Dog Syndrome; but is it a myth or is there

3 Ways to Break Up with Your Vet

You’re a responsible pet owner: you buy healthy dog food, you clean up after him on walks, you ensured his leash fits properly, and pet-proofed your house to keep him out of harm’s way. You even have a friendly and knowledgeable veterinarian you take him to regularly. However, what if the unexpected happens and your

The Amazing Health Benefits of Cat Companionship

If you’re like most people today, you’re trying everything you can to stay healthy. While some people join a gym, take yoga classes, or run marathons, there’s a much easier way to get healthy. By simply owning a cat, you’ll quickly discover there are many amazing health benefits that will come your way. With more

Kitty Talk

As with dogs, cats also communicate using body language. These two household pets have always been ‘at war’ with one another and unfortunately, cats are seen as the moodier, more temperamental of the two. This belief actually isn’t true, the problem is that most people think that cats and dogs have similar body language and

Planning For an Emergency

After Hurricane Katrina, tens of thousands of animals were injured or killed because pet owners had not properly planned for their evacuation or because official disaster responders did not have the tools to help. Right now, with Hurricane Harvey, we are seeing a very similar situation. Without a proper plan, it can be overwhelming or

Woof woof bow wow!

Have you ever wondered what Fluffy would tell you if he could speak? Perhaps he would ask for a belly rub, playtime or a walk in the park. Maybe Fluffy would tell you how he really hates the mailman and how the neighbor’s dog bullies him. If he could speak, your canine bff would tell

Too hot to handle!

Summer time is here; which means barbecues, beach days and endless nights. But summer time also means extreme heat and health risks, especially for our furry friends. That’s why it is vital for us to know the signs of heat stroke, how to react of your dog has heat stroke and how to prevent heat